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2007 IEEE International Conf. on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (ASAP) (2007)
Montreal, QC, Canada
July 9, 2007 to July 11, 2007
ISBN: 978-1-4244-1026-2
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Covers (PDF)

Piotr Dudek , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester PO Box 88, M60 1QD, United Kingdom
pp. C1-viii
Papers

Adaptive sensing and image processing with a general-purpose pixel-parallel sensor/processor array integrated circuit (Abstract)

Piotr Dudek , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Manchester PO Box 88, M60 1QD, United Kingdom
pp. 1-6

Asynchronous regional computation capabilities for digital retinas (Abstract)

Valentin Gies , ENSTA 32, Bd Victor 75015 Paris, France
Thierry M. Bernard , ENSTA 32, Bd Victor 75015 Paris, France
Alain Merigot , IEF Université Paris Sud 91405 Orsay, France
pp. 7-11

Low power motion detection with low spatial and temporal resolution for CMOS image sensor (Abstract)

Arnaud Verdant , CEA/LETI, Centre de Grenoble, 17 rue des Martyrs, 38054 Cedex 9, France
Antoine Dupret , Institut d¿Electronique Fondamentale, Bâtiment 220, Université de Paris 11, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
Herve Mathias , Institut d¿Electronique Fondamentale, Bâtiment 220, Université de Paris 11, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
Patrick Villard , CEA/LETI, Centre de Grenoble, 17 rue des Martyrs, 38054 Cedex 9, France
Lionel Lacassagne , Institut d¿Electronique Fondamentale, Bâtiment 220, Université de Paris 11, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
pp. 12-17

Global operations in SIMD cellular processor arrays employing functional asynchronism (Abstract)

Alexey Lopich , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
Piotr Dudek , School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, The University of Manchester, UK
pp. 18-23

Development of high-resolution digital vision chip based on CFPE architecture (Abstract)

K. Yamamoto , Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-4-1, Higashi-hiroshima, Japan
M. Kubozono , Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-4-1, Higashi-hiroshima, Japan
I. Ishii , Hiroshima University, Kagamiyama 1-4-1, Higashi-hiroshima, Japan
pp. 24-29

Modelling and implementation of a novel SPR biointerface for time-effective detection of sepsis biomarkers (Abstract)

X. D. Hoa , Department of Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 3775 University Street, Montréal, QC, H3A 2A4, Canada
A.G. Kirk , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, McGill University, 3775 University Street, Montréal, QC, H3A 2A4, Canada
M. Tabrizian , Department of Biomedical Engineering, McGill University, 3775 University Street, Montréal, QC, H3A 2A4, Canada
pp. 30-33

A software component for network based data acquisition and control applications (Abstract)

Guchuan Zhu , Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, C.P. 6079, Succursale centre-ville, QC, H3C 3A7 Canada
pp. 34-37

System design of an integrated measurement electronic subsystem for bacteria detection using an electrode array and MC-1 magnetotactic bacteria (Abstract)

Jaouad El Fouladi , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Walder Andre , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Yvon Savaria , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Sylvain Martel , IEEE, EE and CE Departments, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 38-41

CMOS-based capacitive sensor array dedicated to microfluidic studies (Abstract)

Ebrahim Ghafar Zadeh , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohsen Jalali , Micro- and Nanofabrication Laboratory by Direct-write, Dept. of Mech. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Daniel Therriault , Micro- and Nanofabrication Laboratory by Direct-write, Dept. of Mech. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 42-43

An ultra-low power, fully integrated VCO for an implantable wireless sensor microsystem in 90-nm CMOS (Abstract)

L-F. Tanguay , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
M. Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Quebec, Canada
pp. 44-45

Hardware /software codesign of image processing applications using Transaction Level Modeling (Abstract)

Muhammad Omer Cheema , ENSTA, 32 Boulevard Victor, 75739 Paris, France
Omar Hammami , ENSTA, 32 Boulevard Victor, 75739 Paris, France
Lionel Lacassagne , IEF, University of Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay, France
Alain Merigot , IEF, University of Paris Sud, 91405 Orsay, France
pp. 46-52

Optimization of the lifting scheme DWT on a VLIW processor (Abstract)

Danilo Basciu , Dipartimento di Informatica e Sistemistica, Univ. Pavia, Italy
Marco Ferretti , Dipartimento di Informatica e Sistemistica, Univ. Pavia, Italy
pp. 53-58

Customizing CPU instructions for embedded vision systems (Abstract)

Stephane Piskorski , LRI Université Paris Sud, France
Lionel Lacassagne , IEF Université Paris Sud, France
Samir Bouaziz , IEF Université Paris Sud, France
Daniel Etiemble , LRI Université Paris Sud, France
pp. 59-64

Flexible biochemical sensor array for laboratory-on-chip applications (Abstract)

Ebrahim Ghafar Zadeh , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Sumitra Rajagopalan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 65-66

Wireless implantable sensing device for in-vivo monitoring of electrode-tissues contact variation (Abstract)

Guillaume Lesbros , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal (QC), H3C 3A7, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal (QC), H3C 3A7, Canada
pp. 67-68

MEMS-Based electrostatic actuated scanner dedicated for ultrasound sensors (Abstract)

Mohamad Hajj Hassan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
Yves-Alain Peter , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Dept. of Elec. Eng., Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
pp. 69-70

High-voltage CMOS/DMOS interface dedicated for ultrasonic sensing (Abstract)

Robert Chebli , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Yvon Savaria , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 71-72

A scalable design for signal conditioning and digitization in implantable multi-channel neural sensors (Abstract)

Benoit Gosselin , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Dept., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Pierre-Yves Robert , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Dept., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
Mohamad Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Electrical Engineering Dept., école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 73-74

SEDLRF: A new door detection system for topological maps (Abstract)

Muhieddine ElKaissi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44330, LA 70504, USA
Mohamed Elgamel , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44330, LA 70504, USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, P.O. Box 44330, LA 70504, USA
Bertrand Zavidovique , Institut D¿électronique Fondamental Université PARIS-SUD - ORSAY Cedex-France
pp. 75-80

A fully-pipelined parallel architecture for Kalman tracking filter (Abstract)

Zaher Merhi , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Milad Ghantous , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Mohammad Elgamel , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Magdy Bayoumi , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
Ayman El-Desouki , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, National Electronic Research Institute, France
pp. 81-86

Algorithms for energy-efficient query-reduction in wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Mitun Bhattacharyya , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504-4330, USA
Ashok Kumar , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504-4330, USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504-4330, USA
pp. 87-92

Milepost sign detection (Abstract)

Roberto Marmo , Dipartimento Informatica Sistemistica University of Pavia, Via Ferrata 1 27100, Italy
Luca Lombardi , Dipartimento Informatica Sistemistica University of Pavia, Via Ferrata 1 27100, Italy
pp. 93-98

Remote measuring of flow meters for petroleum engineering and other industrial applications (Abstract)

A. Abdelgawad , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
Adam Lewis , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
M. Elgamel , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
Fadi Issa , TETRA Technologies, Inc., USA
N.-F. Tzeng , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
M. Bayoumi , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, LA 70504, USA
pp. 99-103

Minimum path exposure and detection interval setting for target detection using wireless sensor network (Abstract)

Kebo Deng , Department of Electronic Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Jiangsu, China
Zhong Liu , Department of Electronic Engineering, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Jiangsu, China
pp. 104-107

Comparison of different cooperation strategies in the prey-predator problem (Abstract)

V. Di Gesu , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
B. Lenzitti , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
G. Lo Bosco , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
D. Tegolo , Dipartimento di Matematica ed Applicazioni, Università di Palermo -Via Archirafi 34, 90123, Italy
pp. 108-112

Managing web service standards and technologies: a comprehensive graphical composer (Abstract)

Marco Aguzzi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Maria Grazia Albanesi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
pp. 113-118

Clustering ensembles using genetic algorithm (Abstract)

Javad Azimi , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
Mehdi Mohammadi , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
Ali movaghar , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
Morteza Analoui , Computer Department of Iran University of Science and Technology, University of Applied Science and Technology, Iran
pp. 119-123

A single-chip 10 000 frames/s CMOS sensor with in-situ 2D programmable image processing (Abstract)

Jerome Dubois , Laboratoire LE2I -UMR CNRS 5158, Université de Bourgogne, 21078 Dijon Cedex -France
Dominique Ginhac , Laboratoire LE2I -UMR CNRS 5158, Université de Bourgogne, 21078 Dijon Cedex -France
Michel Paindavoine , Laboratoire LE2I -UMR CNRS 5158, Université de Bourgogne, 21078 Dijon Cedex -France
pp. 124-129

A rapid prototyping methodology for application-specific sensor networks (Abstract)

Chung-Ching Shen , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Celine Badr , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Kamiar Kordari , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Shuvra S. Bhattacharyya , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Gilmer L. Blankenship , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
Neil Goldsman , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Maryland, College Park 20742, USA
pp. 130-135

Multisensor data fusion schemes for wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Ruth Aguilar-Ponce , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Jason McNeely , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Abu Baker , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Ashok Kumar , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, LA 70504-4330 USA
pp. 136-141

A traffic-aware energy efficient routing protocol for wireless sensor networks (Abstract)

Jun Liu , Department of Computer Science, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 35487, USA
Xiaoyan Hong , Department of Computer Science, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, 35487, USA
pp. 142-147

Performance study of a multicast protocol forwireless sensor networks based on N<sup>2</sup> connectivity (Abstract)

Ju Wang , Virginia Commonwealth University, Computer Science Department, 601 West Main St, Richmond, USA
pp. 148-153

Necessary condition for link assessment in wireless mesh networks (Abstract)

Ravi Nelavelli , Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 70504, USA
Hongyi Wu , Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 70504, USA
pp. 154-156

Architectural elements of integrated micro-sensors for distributed sensor networks (Abstract)

Guna S. Seetharaman , Air Force Institute of Technology, USA
Michael L. Talbert , Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
Erik Blasch , Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
pp. 157-165

A novel CBIR system based on JPEG 2000 wavelet transform scheme (Abstract)

Marco Aguzzi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Maria Grazia Albanesi , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
Marco Ferretti , Università degli Studi di Pavia, Italy
pp. 166-171

A digital processing architecture for 3D reconstruction (Abstract)

A. Kolar , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
T. Graba , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
A. Pinna , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
O. Romain , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
B. Granado , Universite Pierre et Marie CURIE, Laboratoire des Instruments et Systemes, d¿Ile-de-France, 4 place Jussieu, Paris, France
T. Ea , Institut Superieur d¿èlectronique de Paris, 28 Rue Notre Dame des Champs, Paris, France
pp. 172-176

3D reconstruction of dynamic scenes dedicated to an image sensor of a visual intracortical stimulator (Abstract)

A. D. Doljanu , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
M. Sawan , Polystim Neurotechnologies Laboratory, Department of Electrical Engineering, école Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada
pp. 177-178

A data fusion scheme for tenet architecture (Abstract)

Ruth Aguilar-Ponce , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
J. Luis Tecpanecatl-Xihuitl , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
Ashok Kumar , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
Magdy Bayoumi , The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, PO Box 4330, 70504-4330, USA
pp. 179-183

Design of a scalable network of communicating soft processors on FPGA (Abstract)

J. P. Derutin , LASMEA, Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France
L. Damez , LASMEA, Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France
A. Desportes , LASMEA, Universite Blaise Pascal, Clermont-Ferrand, France
J.L. Lazaro Galilea , DEPECA, Universidad de Alcala de Henares, Spain
pp. 184-189

A Phase-Coupled Compiler Backend for a New VLIW Processor Architecture Using Two-step Register Allocation (PDF)

Jie Guo , Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Dresden University of Technology, 01062 Dresden, Germany, guojie@ifn.et.tu-dresden.de
Jun Liu , Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Dresden University of Technology, 01062 Dresden, Germany, jun.liu@ifn.et.tu-dresden.de
Bjorn Mennenga , Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Dresden University of Technology, 01062 Dresden, Germany, mennenga@ifn.et.tu-dresden.de
Gerhard P. Fettweis , Vodafone Chair Mobile Communications Systems, Dresden University of Technology, 01062 Dresden, Germany, fettweis@ifn.et.tu-dresden.de
pp. 346-352

An Application Specific Memory Characterization Technique for Co-processor Accelerators (PDF)

Sadaf R Alam , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, alamsr@ornl.gov
Jeffrey S Vetter , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, vetter@ornl.gov
Melissa C Smith , Clemson University, smithmc@clemson.edu
pp. 353-358

GISP: A Transparent Superpage Support Framework for Linux (PDF)

Ning Qu , Microprocessor Research and Development Center, Peking University, quning@gmail.com
Yansong Zheng , Microprocessor Research and Development Center, Peking University, zhengyansong@mprc.pku. edu.cn
Wei Cao , Microprocessor Research and Development Center, Peking University, caowei@mprc.pku.edu.cn
Xu Cheng , Microprocessor Research and Development Center, Peking University, chengxu@mprc.pku. edu.cn
pp. 359-364

Methodology and Toolset for ASIP Design and Development Targeting Cryptography-Based Applications (PDF)

David Montgomery , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Arizona, dtm@ece.arizona.edu
Ali Akoglu , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Arizona, akoglu@ece.arizona.edu
pp. 365-370

A 2-Dimension Force-Directed Scheduling Algorithm for Register-File-Connectivity Clustered VLIW Architecture (PDF)

Zhixiong Zhou , Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084, zhouzx02@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Hu He , Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084, hehu@tsinghua.edu.cn
Yanjun Zhang , Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084, zyj01@mails.tsinghua.edu.cn
Yihe Sun , Institute of Microelectronics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 100084, sunyh@tsinghua.edu.cn
Adriel Chen , School of Electrical Engineering, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia, 5005, acheng@eleceng.adelaide.edu.au
pp. 371-376

Graphic processors to speed-up simulations for the design of high performance solar receptors (Abstract)

Sylvain Collange , ELIAUS, UPVD, 52 avenue Paul Alduy—Perpignan 66860—France Sylvain.Collange@univ.perp.fr
Marc Daumas , ELIAUS, UPVD — LIRMM, CNRS, U2 52 avenue Paul Alduy—Perpignan 66860 — France Marc.Daumas@univ-perp.fr
David Defour , ELIAUS, UPVD, 52 avenue Paul Alduy—Perpignan 66860—France David.Defour@univ-perp.fr
pp. 377-382

Memory Operation Inclusive Instruction-Set Extensions and Data Path Generation (PDF)

Imyong Lee , Seoul National University, bonobono@poppy.snu.ac.kr
Dongwook Lee , Seoul National University, peropero@poppy.snu.ac.kr
Kiyoung Choi , Seoul National University, kchoi@snu.ac.kr
pp. 383-390

Robust Adders Based on Quantum-Dot Cellular Automata (PDF)

Ismo Hanninen , Institute of Digital and Computer Systems, Tampere University of Technology, PL 553, 33101 Tampere, Finland, ismo.hanninen@tut.fi
Jarmo Takala , Institute of Digital and Computer Systems, Tampere University of Technology, PL 553, 33101 Tampere, Finland, jarmo.takala@tut.fi
pp. 391-396

A memcpy Hardware Accelerator Solution for Non Cache-line Aligned Copies (Abstract)

Filipa Duarte , Computer Engineering Laboratory, Delft University of Technology
Stephan Wong , Computer Engineering Laboratory, Delft University of Technology
pp. 397-402

A Rapid Prototyping Platform for Wireless Medium Access Control Protocols (PDF)

Dean A. Armstrong , WAND Network Research Group, Department of Computer Science, The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand, dean@wand.net.nz
Murray W. Pearson , WAND Network Research Group, Department of Computer Science, The University of Waikato, Hamilton, New Zealand, mpearson@cs.waikato.ac.nz
pp. 403-408

An Efficient Hardware Support for Control Data Validation (PDF)

Yong-Joon Park , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, 50011, USA, ypark@iastate.edu
Zhao Zhang , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, 50011, USA, zzhang@iastate.edu
Gyungho Lee , Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA, ghlee@uic.edu
pp. 409-414

ISA Support for Fingerprinting and Erasure Codes (PDF)

William Josephson , wkj@CS.Princeton.EDU
Ruby Lee , rblee@Princeton.EDU
Kai Li , li@CS.Princeton.EDU
pp. 415-422
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